Tag: Jane Austen

TTT #175 – Will You Be My Friend?

TTT #175 – Will You Be My Friend?

Lillian: Happy Tuesday y’all! This week’s topic is “Book Characters I’d Love to Be Besties With.” I’m an extreme introvert so I don’t have many friends. Mainly because I keep to myself. So if you are a true friend, know that you are one of the few to pull me out of my shell. Talking […]

Posted August 13, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 8 Comments
TTT #173 – Our Favorite Brooders

TTT #173 – Our Favorite Brooders

Lillian: Happy Tuesday y’all! This week’s topic is a freebie. A few weeks ago Amanda and I were messaging back and forth (I think in prep for the character freebie a few weeks ago), and somehow got off on all these broody leading men in our favorite books. Why are we SO drawn to them? […]

Posted July 30, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 4 Comments
TTT #170 – Our Favorite Side Characters

TTT #170 – Our Favorite Side Characters

Happy Tuesday y’all! This week’s topic is “Character Freebie.” I’ve previously done topics on villains, couples, fantasy couples, and fellow book nerds. One topic relating characters that I’ve not done relates to the side characters, the main character’s besties or the villain’s right hand man. I love a good side character. Below are our lists […]

Posted July 9, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 25 Comments

TTT #137 – Books I’d Re-Read Forever

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. Happy Tuesday y’all! This week’s […]

Posted February 27, 2018 by Lillian in Features / 7 Comments
Review: By the Book by Julia Sonneborn

Review: By the Book by Julia Sonneborn

I don’t know about you, but I love, LOVE modern adaptations of Jane Austen classics. Is it just me? Seriously, I’m obsessed with them. I can’t get enough! It always astounds me how Austen’s thoughts on women, relationships, romance, and politics can be transferred to today. This is a woman who lived in the 18th […]

Posted February 12, 2018 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments

TTT #126 – Thanksgiving Edition

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This feature was created because they are particularly fond of lists at The Broke and the Bookish. They’d love to share their lists with other bookish folks and would LOVE to see your top ten lists! Happy Tuesday y’all! It’s […]

Posted November 21, 2017 by Lillian in Features / 4 Comments
Review: The Austen Escape by Katherine Reay

Review: The Austen Escape by Katherine Reay

I am admittedly a huge Jane Austen fan which in turn makes me a big fan of . So far I have enjoyed all of her books! The Austen Escape is no exception. This is a fun, sweet read filled with some of my favorite Austen characters. Mary Davies is a character that is in the midst […]

Posted November 6, 2017 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Merry Mondays #29 – Literary Moms

Merry Mondays #29 – Literary Moms

Merry Mondays is a monthly meme hosted here @ Mom with a Reading Problem on the first Monday of each month and every Monday in December to celebrate the holiday season year round. Each month a different topic centered around the holidays will be discussed. May is always a busy month: end of the school year, planning for Summer, birthdays […]

Posted May 1, 2017 by Lillian in Features, Merry Mondays / 2 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday #97 – My Next Child’s Name…

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This feature was created because they are particularly fond of lists at The Broke and the Bookish. They’d love to share their lists with other bookish folks and would LOVE to see your top ten lists! This week’s topic is […]

Posted October 18, 2016 by Lillian in Features / 21 Comments